|Paparella Ear, Head & Neck Institute offers screening, diagnostics, surgery and audiology for adults and children – comprehensive hearing care for the entire family.
Founded by Dr. Michael Paparella over twenty years ago, the practice has earned a reputation as one of the most innovative and compassionate ENT practices in the Twin Cities and Upper Midwest. Our board certified and fellowship-trained physicians, and our entire clinical staff, pride themselves on offering the most comprehensive care in a thoughtful and caring manner.
Using the latest medical knowledge and equipment, we provide practical solutions and thoughtful, caring advice. Each patient's needs benefit from our continuing commitment to providing special care to people with specialized needs.
A Reputation Admired Around the World
Our practice has earned an international reputation for the treatment of ear conditions and is devoted to patient care, education and research. Our clinical and laboratory fellowship programs draw clinicians from across the globe to study at the Institute.
Advancing Clinical Practice Through Science
Not only is Paparella Ear, Head & Neck Institute respected for its clinical practice, but also for its contributions to research at the Otopathology Laboratory at the University of Minnesota, advancing treatment through innovation, and work through our charitable arm, The International Hearing Foundation.
In the News
DR. PAPARELLA HONORED
Dr. Michael Paparella was honored at the recent IFOS ENT World Congress when he received a Gold Medal during the event's opening ceremony in Paris, France. Dr. Chong Kim Sun, a former fellow who trained under Dr. Paparella, presented the award.This IFOS is the International Federation of Otorhinolaryngological